Sanders of the Colts lands award

By: associated press
By: associated press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Defensive back Bob Sanders of the Indianapolis Colts has been named the 2007 Associated Press NFL Defensive Player
of the Year. The safety got 31 of the 50 votes which were cast by members of a nationwide panel of sportscasters and writers. The next closest was Seattle defensive end Patrick Kerney and Tennessee tackle Albert Haynesworth, each of whom got four votes apiece.

Sanders has such an impact on the Colts' defense that coach Tony Dungy has nicknamed him "The Eraser."

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1212 Augusta, GA 30903 Main Telephone: (803) 278-1212 Newsroom: (803) 278-3111 Fax: (803) 442-4561
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 13505302 -
Gray Television, Inc.